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Should I remove Acer ControlCenter?

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2.01.3012 33.33%
2.01.3003 33.33%
1.00.3007 33.33%

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Acer ControlCenter


Acer ControlCenter is a program developed by Acer. The most used version is 2.01.3012, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is controlcenter.exe. The software installer includes 49 files and is usually about 11.3 MB (11,849,924 bytes). GeneralUpdate.dll is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 63% of users of Acer ControlCenter come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Ireland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.acer.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Acer\Acer ControlCenter\
Uninstaller: Msiexec.exe /i {557DCAFF-968C-4681-856C-474C486B0F25} ACER=1 PRODUCTNAME="Acer ControlCenter" REMOVEUSEC=1 BOOTSTRATOR=1
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 11.3 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Acer ControlCenter

Program executable:controlcenter.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\acer\controlcenter\controlcenter.exe
Additional files:
  • ACCADSManager.dll - ACCADSManager
  • ACCADSUtility.dll - ACCADSUtility
  • ACCEvents.dll - Care Center (ACCEvents)
  • ACCInterfaces.dll - ACCInterfaces
  • ACCNotifyShow.dll - ACCNotifyShow
  • ACCPlugin.dll - ACCPlugin
  • ACCStd.exe - ACCStd
  • ACCUIElements.dll - ACCUIElements
  • ACCUtilities.dll - ACCUtilities
  • AcrHttp.dll - AcrHttp
  • ACtC_AOMAgentLauncher.exe - ACtC_AOMAgentLauncher
  • ACtCLib.dll - ACtCLib
  • ADCommonType.dll - ADCommonType
  • AgRemotObj.dll - AgRemotObj
  • BatteryInfoHandler.dll - BatteryInfoHandler
  • BatteryInformation.dll - BatteryInformation
  • CommLib.dll - CommLib
  • CreateStartMenuShortCut.exe - ConsoleApplication2
  • dBAccess.dll - dBAccess
  • DeployTool.exe - Live Updater (Assistance Tool)
  • DeviceDiagnoserHandler.dll - DeviceDiagnoserHandler
  • Diagnostic.dll - Diagnostic
  • DiagnosticEvent.dll - DiagnosticEvent
  • DiagnosticPlugin.dll - DiagnosticPlugin
  • FUB.exe - Identity Card (FUB)
  • FullScreenDetector.dll - FullScreenDetector
  • GeneralUpdate.dll - GeneralUpdate
  • HWID_Checker.exe - HWID_Checker
  • IDCard.exe
  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IWshRuntimeLibrary'.
  • LaunchUserManual.exe - LaunchUserManual
  • ListCheck.exe - ListCheck
  • LiveUpdate.dll - LiveUpdate
  • LiveUpdateAgent.exe - LiveUpdate Agent
  • LiveUpdateChecker.exe - LiveUpdate Checker
  • LogDebug.dll - LogDebug
  • LogDll.dll - LogDll
  • LogMgr.dll - LogMgr
  • Machine_Information.exe - Machine Information
  • ManagedNativeUtilities.dll - CareCenter (ManagedNativeUtilities)
  • Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft Windows API Code Pack for .NET Framework (Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • LiveUpdateAgent.exe is scheduled as a task named 'ACCAgent' (runs monthly on Fridays at 6.54).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • ACCStd.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named ACtCBackgroundApplication.

How do I remove Acer ControlCenter?

Quickly and completely remove Acer ControlCenter from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Acer ControlCenter from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Acer ControlCenter, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Acer ControlCenter.

Win 7 (SP1) 67%
Win 8 33%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.67%
Windows 8 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 66.67%
Windows 10 Pro 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.50%
  Germany 12.50%
  Ireland 12.50%
  Italy 12.50%

About Acer

Acer is a Taiwanese hardware and electronics corporation whose products include desktop and laptop computer PCs, tablet computers, servers, storage devices, displays, smartphones and peripherals.
Publisher URL: www.acer.com


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